Mariano Fortuny y Madrazo. The Marchesa Luisa Casati and a man in a mask Ca 'Venier dei Leoni. September 1913 Glass plate to gelatin, 120 × 90 mm Venice, Fortuny Museum Archive, Legato Henriette Fortuny, 1956
Luisa, Marchesa Casati Stampa di Soncino had wax figure mannequins made, had them seated at her dining room table, used the ashes of former lovers in the making of her mannequins. AUGH, my automatonophobia/pediophobia has hit its all time high!